Thursday, April 10, 2014
PS 87 PROTESTS 2014 ELA TESTS; JOINS IN SUPPORT OF OTHER NYC SCHOOLS
Spreading like wildfire.
MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 9, 2014
PS 87 PROTESTS 2014 ELA TESTS;
JOINS IN SUPPORT
OF OTHER NYC SCHOOLS
WHEN: FRIDAY, APRIL 11
TIME: 7:45 A.M.
WHERE: PS 87: 77th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam
WHY: PS 87 joins other public schools in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan's District 2 in expressing extreme dissatisfaction with this year's New York State English Language Arts exam. The PS 87 community-- teachers, families, and administration--call for better quality and lower stakes for the New York State ELA and math exams. The effect on our children this year both in and out of school has been worse than ever before.
Posters and visuals will be present.